Almost all online pharmacies are dangerous, says FDA

The Food and Drug Administration has launched an awareness campaign to warn consumers that the vast majority of online pharmacies are offering counterfeit drugs.

Google forfeits $500 million for running illegal pharmacy ads

Google's agreed to pay out $500 million to settle claims that it profited from ads for illegal Canadian pharmacies. It's one of the biggest financial forfeiture penalties ever.

Internet access linked to prescription drug abuse

Improvements in internet access are leading to an increase in prescription drug abuse, as people find it easier to access rogue pharmacies online.